The primary function of the Committee will be to advise the Council, its Power Committee and the Council’s staff on regional power resource strategies and related matters during the development of the Council’s power plan.

The Committee will meet at key stages during the Council’s power planning process to review and discuss methods, inputs and analyses of regional power resource strategy alternatives. Topics for review and discussion may include:

(A)   scope, analytic approach, evaluation criteria, public involvement process, and timeline for development of the power plan;

(B)   key assumptions, forecasts, scenarios and other major analytical inputs into the resource plan;

(C)   candidate regional power resource strategies to be evaluated;

(D)   quantitative modeling of candidate regional power resource strategies; and

(E)   qualitative assessment of leading candidate regional power resource strategies, including implementation considerations.